Preconception Health and Wellness

Preconception Health and Wellness

Varicocele: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

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Varicocele - one of the leading causes of infertility in men. Let’s look at varicocele in a nutshell - its definition, causes, symptoms, typ…
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Low Basal Body Temperature: Causes, Effects, and Chances of Getting Pregnant

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Have you been reaching out for your thermometer once you open your eyes every morning? If you’ve been measuring your basal body temperature …
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Teas for Menstrual Cramps

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Period pain and cramping is common, but that doesn’t mean you have to put up with it. You may be able to find some natural relief in a sooth…
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Fibrocystic Breast Disease: Causes and Remedies

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If a routine exam check-up with your doctor reveals you’ve got fibrocystic breast disease, it’s understandable to be a bit concerned. Fibroc…
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Short Follicular Phase: Is It Hard to Get Pregnant?

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When you’re trying to conceive, tracking your basal body temperature (BBT) can tell you a lot about your fertility over the course of your c…
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Essential Oils for Menstrual Cramps

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If you suffer from menstrual cramps, you’re definitely not alone there. Shark Week bring a lot of discomfort - but not everyone wants to go …
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Dizziness Before Periods: Is It Normal?

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Have you ever felt strangely dizzy in the days before a period? If so, you’re definitely not alone. Although they may be less discussed than…
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PMS Mood Swings: Causes and Treatment

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Premenstrual moodiness has been fodder of mediocre sitcoms - but the reality? The emotional turmoil that can accompany the days leading up t…
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Teratospermia: Causes and Treatment

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Infertility used to be thought of as a women’s problem - but not anymore. We now know that as many in at least a third of cases, trouble con…
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Asthenozoospermia: Causes and Treatment

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Infertility isn’t just a women’s problem. It’s now known that at least 1 in 20 men will have trouble conceiving,1and awareness is helping to…
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Oligospermia: Causes and Treatment

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Infertility affects as many as 1 in 20 men,1and a very common source of the trouble is oligospermia which is defined as a low sperm count. A…
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Withdrawal Bleeding: What Is It?

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If you’re on the pill for the first time, you might be confused at menstrual period-like bleeding on placebo pills. But what you’re actually…
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Breakthrough Bleeding on the Pill: Is It Normal?

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Besides the benefits of avoiding unwanted pregnancy, starting the oral contraceptive pill brings many women relief from period problems. How…
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Menstrual Cramps: Causes, Treatment and Prevention

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If you’ve ever had a period, you’ve probably experienced these at least once. But why exactly do you cramp up during menstruation, anyway? H…
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Menorrhagia (Heavy Periods): Causes and Treatments

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No matter what you call it, getting your period can be a monthly annoyance. But for some women it’s much more than an annoyance. When heavy …